Jews in the Islamic world: 1,400 years of conflict and coexistence
Monday April 26th, 2010 7:00pm at the New York Public Library, Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, South Court Auditorium
In honor of the publication of the Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World the New York Public Library and Brill Academic Publishers are delighted to announce a special evening which is open to the public to explore the history and identity of the Jews living in the Islamic World. The program will begin with a presentation of the Encyclopedia and continue with a roundtable discussion on the ways in which Jews and Muslims have coexisted and clashed for almost a millennium and a half. A reception will follow.
Admission is free but advance registration required. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 212.930.0601.
Sponsored by the Dorot Jewish Division of The New York Public Library and the Judaic Studies Program of Yale University. Made possible with the support of the Dorot Foundation.
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